The Road Design System calculates earthwork volumes and produces plotter federal aid sheets and other graphics for engineering purposes based upon various constraints of road geometry as supplied by the designer. All programs have a common data base and can be run as desired to obtain specific types of analysis...Software Description: The system is written in the Fortran V and ASSEMBLER programming languages for implementation on a UNIVAC 1100/42 computer using the EXEC 8, level 32, operating system. 64K 36-bit words of core storage are required to operate the model.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Source tape is in EBCDIC character set. Tapes can be prepared in most standard 7 or 9 track recording modes for one-half inch tape. Identify recording mode desired by specifying character set, track, density, and parity. Call NTIS Computer Products if you have questions. Price includes documentation, PB-279 501.
  • Corporate Authors:

    US Forest Service

    Engineering Design Support Group
    Fort Collins, CO  United States 
  • Authors:
    • Lupien, T J
    • Taylor, H T
  • Publication Date: 1978

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  • Pagination: n.p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00180516
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: USDA/DF-78/014
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 19 1978 12:00AM